SEAcroft Pods – luxury pods with incredible views!
I had one extra night on the Isle of Lewis recently and have wanted to go and stay with SEAcroft for a while, having heard abut their amazing place and wonderful food from a friend. Well, I am so glad I had that extra night away as it was the single best view I have ever seen. The pods are built on the edge of a cliff overlooking Aird beach, with the cliffs and sea stacks opposite. Uninterrupted views from the pods, except for some sheep wandering past, is my idea of heaven. I love privacy and feeling totally alone and having space around me. There are 2 pods but they aren't uncomfortably close in any way. The pods themselves have everything you need and are amazingly spacious.
I woke to the sound of a lot of wind - so stayed cosy in my bed for a while before thinking I had better just check there wasn't an incredible sunrise out there. And of course, the sky was lighting up all colours from second to second, and I could view it right from the comfort of my own private balcony. I was planning on going out shooting in the morning, but there didn't seem the need when I had this amazing display of colour on my doorstep. A photographer's dream to have an interrupted view like this from their accommodation.
I opted for a cooked breakfast down at the b & b just a short walk away and it was a real treat as the food is indeed very good.
If you are looking for somewhere on the Isle of Lewis for a few nights, I couldn't recommend these pods enough. So incredibly cosy and just lying listening to the waves crash was an experience to remember.
I was delighted to be asked to photograph the launch of Jill Clarke's sculpture garden in Cornwall last weekend. Opened by the ever so lovely Jo Whiley, the garden features Jill’s simply gorgeous corten sculptures within a beautifully designed garden by Tom Simpson....
The first of the Hebridean photography retreats were a great success in March 2019. I am currently working away at creating new dates and locations including Loch Ness, Orkney and more Outer Hebrides for the coming year. Each one is handpicked and created lovingly to...
Yesterday afternoon I decided to walk up Ceapabhal on the Isle of Harris. I’ve been meaning to do this on a sunny day for a while, so I set off after photographing a beach wedding earlier that day. I experienced views down to turquoise seas and over Harris. Just me,...